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... the prime cause of his fall — the Serpent , or rather Satan in the serpent ; who ,
revolting from God , and drawing to his side many legions of Angels , was , by the
command of God , driven out of Heaven , with all his crew , into the great deep .
Or , if Sion hill Delight thee more , and Siloa ' s brook , that flow ' d Fast by the
oracle of God ; I thence Invoke thy aid to my advent ' rous song , That with no
middle flight intends to soar Above th ' Aonian mount , while it pursues Things ...
That were an ignominy , and shame heneath This downfall ! since by fate the
strength of Gods And this empyreal substance cannot fail , Since , through
experience of this great event , In arms not worse , in foresight much advanc ' d ,
We may ...
Nor had they yet among the sons of Eve Got them new names , till , wandering o '
er the earth , Through God ' s high sufferance for the tri ' al of man , By falsities
and lies the greatest part Of mankind they corrupted to forsake God their Creator
Nor content with such Audacious neighbourhood , the wisest heart Of Solomon
he led by fraud to build His temple right against the temple ' of God , On that
opprobrious hill , and made his grove The pleasant valley ' of Hinnom , Tophet
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LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - VivalaErin - LibraryThing
The shortest answer is: John Milton was a poetic genius. PL is so beautiful, you can't help but feel for Adam and Eve. Even Satan is a great character - he so wants to be an epic hero. This poem is a masterpiece, and he wrote it completely blind. Beautiful, absolutely amazing. קרא סקירה מלאה
LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - StefanY - LibraryThing
Historical significance and beautifully descriptive prose aside, I couldn't get into this book at all. Maybe it's too much familiarity with the plot or the inevitability of the impending doom of the ... קרא סקירה מלאה